Visionaries in Technology: Thayer Distinguished Speaker Series

George M. Whitesides, Woodford L. and Ann A. Flowers University Professor, Harvard University

Friday, October 5, 2012, 3:30pm

Spanos Auditorium, Cummings Hall

Thayer School's Visionaries in Technology series honors engineers and scientists whose insights have benefited humanity through revolutionary engineering solutions, paradigm shifting scientific advances, novel fields of inquiry, or policy shaping debate. The inaugural series speaker was George M. Whitesides, the Woodford L. and Ann A. Flowers University Professor of Chemistry at Harvard University, who spoke about “Simplicity” as a Component of Invention.

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